New $200 million laboratory aims to rectify academia’s past mistakes, but may find familiar limits
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The simple act of breathing has been a challenge for residents of the Glades, a small rural community in Palm Beach County, Florida, for as long as 13-year-old Kil’mari Phillips can remember.
How about this for a series of maddening statistics?
You slide your finger across the screen, the red bird sitting in a slingshot is ready to fly - you tweak the angle and let go.
I can distinctly remember the first time I read about the Green Sports Alliance. I was working in consulting right out of college with a focus on sustainability and renewable energy and seemingly out of nowhere this alliance was formed.
Vertical farming, where plants are grown in stacked layers, enables a greater number of crops to be grown in the same space.
Capital City, a (hypothetical) seaside metropolis, has a growing population. However, much of its infrastructure was built 100 years ago and is straining from deferred maintenance, unable to meet the city’s future needs.
The coronavirus crisis has had a profound impact on the ocean economy. Before the pandemic, the OECD forecast that by 2030 the ocean economy would double in size to $3 trillion, providing full-time employment for around 40 million people.
What if the fashion industry functioned like an ecosystem? In the way a plant grows with the help of sunlight, eventually decomposes back into soil and serves as a building block for future life, so too could our shirts, shorts and shoes.
When you put the words "circular economy," "city" and "digital tool" together, the first thing that often springs to mind is a "dashboard."